Catherine Tresa is a model and actress, who appears in South Indian films. She made her acting debut in 2010 Kannada film Shankar IPS. She first entered Tollywood industry with 2013 movie Chammak Challo, which was failed at the box-office. Later Catherine has done Telugu movies like Paisa, Iddarammayilatho, Errabus and Rudhramadevi. She was last seen in the movie Sarainodu.
Catherine Tresa Alexandar was born on 10 September 1990 in Dubai. She has done her grade Twelve in Dubai and moved to Bangalore for higher education. She studied for two years in St. Joseph’s College, Bangalore. She learnt Piano and also got trained in singing, dancing, ice skating and debating.
At the age of 14, Catherine did some amateur modelling for fashion design graduate students. She has modeled for Nalli Silks, Chennai Silks, Fast Track, Josco Jewellers and Deccan Chronicle. She is fluent in Malayalam and always speaks in English at home.
Catherine Tresa has started her film career with Kannada movie in 2010. In the same year she featured in Malayalam movie The Thriller followed with 2011 movie Uppukandam Brothers Back in Action. For her 2012 movie God Father, she has nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Kannada.
Catherine made her Tollywood debut with 2013 movie Chammak Challo, which nominated her for SIIMA Award for Best Female Debutant – Telugu. She gained fame with her supporting role as Akanksha in Iddarammayilatho.
As a main lead she featured opposite Nani in Paisa. For her debut Tamil film “Madras”, Catherine Tresa has earned four awards and nominated for two awards. She was seen in the Historical film “Rudhramadevi” as Annambika.
Catherine Tresa will be seen in an upcoming action-entertainer titled ‘Gautam Nanda’. It is being directed by Sampath Nandi and also features Gopichand (in dual role) and Hansika Motwani in lead roles. The movie will hit the screens in April.
Nene Raju Nene Mantri is an upcoming Telugu political drama film written and directed by Teja. It is being produced by Daggubati Suresh Babu featuring Rana Daggubati, Kajal Aggarwal and Catherine Tresa in lead roles. Buzz is that, Catherine will play the role as a owner of a news Channel in this movie. She will be seen in a negative avatar.